After touching the 25 million phones mark in India, Xiaomi has been quick to add one more million more during online sales. Xiaomi has sold more than one million smartphones in just two days of sale on leading e-commerce platforms, Amazon and Flipkart.
The Amazon Great Indian Festival sale and the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale have both registered a sharp increase in Xiaomi smartphone sales. The company also made sure that the best-selling Xiaomi Redmi 4 and the Redmi Note 4 remain in stock during the sale.
Improvement over last year
Last 48 hours
1 Million+ Mi smartphones sold☑️
Redmi Note 4 #1 during Big Billion Days☑️
8/9 top-selling smartphones on Amazon are Redmi ☑️ pic.twitter.com/BCmwvGsjqg
— Mi India (@XiaomiIndia) September 22, 2017
Xiaomi took to Twitter to express their excitement over the achievement. The tweet says that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is number 1 seller at Flipkart Big Billion Days sale while 8 out of 9 top-selling smartphones on Amazon sale are Redmi. Considering these numbers, Xiaomi has sold about 300 smartphones every minute in the last 48 hours. Last year, Xiaomi took 18 days to cross the 1 million units mark. Xiaomi recently marked the sale of 25 million units in India.
Raghu Reddy, Head of Online Sales, Xiaomi India commented,
“Our careful planning has also ensured that high selling smartphones such as Redmi 4 and Redmi Note 4 are in stock throughout the festive sale. We are extremely thankful to all our Mi Fans for their amazing support, and will continue to work hard to constantly outdo ourselves as we have done on many occasions in the past.”
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Packing a 5.5 inch IPS LCD panel with full HD resolution, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a 72.7% screen-to-body ratio and 401 PPI pixel density. Optics on the Redmi Note 4 comprises of a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera.
Packing a Snapdragon 625 Octa-core processor, the Redmi Note 4 comes in 3 variants i.e. 2GB+32GB, 3GB+32GB, and 4GB+64GB. It comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with MIUI 8 on top, and it is upgradable to Android 7.0 Nougat.
Xiaomi Redmi 4
The other popular smartphone from Xiaomi is the Redmi 4. Packing a 5 inch HD resolution display, the Redmi 4 comes with a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. Backed by a Snapdragon 435 Octa-core processor, the Redmi 4 comes in 3 variants i.e. 2GB+16GB, 3GB+32GB, 4GB+64GB.
The Redmi 4 is available on sale starting from Rs. 8,499 on Amazon.